• Book Signing: Death & Sparkles with Rob Justus
  • Gehl v Canada: Challenging Sex Discrimination in the Indian Act
  • Jonathan Franzen in Conversation with Ian Brown
  • Chris Hadfield in conversation with Teddy Wilson
  • David A. Robertson in conversation with Susin Nielsen
  • Justice for Hassan Diab

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Events

2021 19 Oct
10:00am - 10:45am

EMWF Kids: Ga’s/The Train by Jodie Callaghan

School groups, online learners, and families are invited to join us for a special literary event during Ontario Public Library Week.

2021 19 Oct
7:00pm

Jonathan Franzen in Conversation with Ian Brown

Spend an evening with Jonathan Franzen, discussing his highly anticipated new novel Crossroads in conversation with writer Ian Brown.

2021 23 Oct
12:00pm - 2:00pm

Book Signing: Death & Sparkles with Rob Justus

Ottawa-area author/illustrator Rob Justus will be signing copies of his debut graphic novel, Death & Sparkles, out front of Octopus Books at 116 Third Ave on Saturday, October 23 from 12pm.

2021 26 Oct
8:00pm

Chris Hadfield in conversation with Teddy Wilson

Spend an evening with #1 bestselling Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield, discussing his Cold War thriller The Apollo Murders with television host Teddy Wilson.

2021 27 Oct
7:00pm - 8:45pm

Gehl v Canada: Challenging Sex Discrimination in the Indian Act

The University of Regina Press and Octopus Books invite you to join us in celebration of Lynn Gehl's new book, Gehl v Canada: Challenging Sex Discrimination in the Indian Act.